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Harriet Tubman Memorial “Swing Low”

  As you walk along Frederick Douglass Boulevard, one of the most striking sights is the statue of Harriet Tubman nestled in the triangle at 123rd Street where St. Nicholas Avenue crosses FDB.  This remarkable sculpture is the work…

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Papers are up on the windows and work is in progress – Cafe 2115

Walking through the neighborhood the other day on my way to work I noticed a local Harlem Cafe featuring African fare is closed.  Located at 2115 Frederick  Douglass Blvd.,”Cafe 2115″ tucked in-between Maharaja Palace and the Laundromat  has always been…

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Jado Sushi – Grand Opening in Harlem

Last night was the Grand Opening of Jado Sushi in Harlem and it was an enjoyable night and a great crowd.  It has actually already been open for two weeks now but the Grand Opening makes it official….

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Harlem World covers breaking story on building collapse on 125th Street

By NativeNewYorker Harlem World subscribers received up-to-the-minute reports when a building that was undergoing demolition collapsed onto a passing bus this morning on West 125  Street.  Several minor injuries have been reported.  For details and updates on related street closures and bus…

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New York Magazine acknowledges, Harlem is hot

What a difference a year makes?  Let’s reflect! April 11, 2010 Harlem is poorly ranked by Nate Silver for New York Magazine’s Neighborhood Issue. Does anyone remember this article? I certainly do. That article inspired me to write…

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UPDATE: 2080 FDB construction continues

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife The construction site we first told you about awhile back, continues to make building progress in the lot right next to 67 Orange and two spaces away from the new restaurant opening soon on…

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Friday Night/ Harlem

By HarlemHouse “Did it up” in Harlem.  The restaurant and nightlife scene was PACKED last Friday night in Harlem. I started at MOJO’S for dinner and drinks with friends.  It was very crowded and I had the pleasure…

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Where to hang in Harlem, NY Times style

By HarlemGal As a Harlemite, I get tickled pink when I see The New York Times feature our neighborhood…again. They featured some excellent places to hang out in this weekend’s edition, however let’s not forget there is a ton…

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Bebenoir Midnight Sale

By HarlemGal Need some cool clothing ware for the summer? Or an outfit to hang out at Mojo or 67 Orange? If the answer is yes, you may want to head to Bebenoir this weekend. They are having…

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